Tree collapses on cable car, cabin falls in Tyrol: 4 seriously injured

It happened this morning at the Acherkogelbahn cable car in the Hochoetz ski area, in the Tyrolean Oetztal

A cabin occupied by 4 people crashed this morning near the Acherkogelbahn cable car in the Hochoetz ski area, in the Tyrolean Oetztal. All four people – we read on Kurier which cites a police spokesperson – were seriously injured.

According to information released so far, a tree that collapsed on the suspension cable caused the cabin to fall. For the moment nothing is known about the identity of the seriously injured. According to the newspaper’s sources, who spoke of a “dramatic” accident, several trees fell along the cable car route. However, they comment, it is actually “highly unlikely” that a cabin would crash in such an event.



Source-www.adnkronos.com